Electricity Production (As % of Worldwide Production) rose to 0.485% in Pakistan in 2017

Electricity Production (As % of Worldwide Production) (%)
Energy & Utility | Pakistan | December 26, 2018
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Electricity production as a share of worldwide production reached 0.485 % in 2017 in Pakistan, according to World Bank / EIA. This is 1.99 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, electricity production as a share of worldwide production in Pakistan reached an all time high of 0.502 % in 2006 and an all time low of 0.133 % in 1972. When compared to Pakistan's main peers, electricity production as a share of worldwide production in China amounted to 25.4 %, 5.86 % in India and 1.19 % in Iran in 2017.

Pakistan has been ranked 32nd within the group of 78 countries we follow in terms of electricity production as a share of worldwide production, 1 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Electricity production is measured at the terminals of all the alternator sets in a station.

Electricity Production (As % of Worldwide Production) Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Afghanistan % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Bangladesh % 0.199% 0.213% 0.232% 0.240% 0.255%
China % 21.2% 21.9% 23.2% 23.6% 23.9%
India % 4.64% 4.78% 4.89% 5.28% 5.43%
Iran % 1.06% 1.09% 1.10% 1.15% 1.15%
Iraq % 0.190% 0.209% 0.265% 0.298% 0.310%
Japan % 4.96% 4.85% 4.64% 4.44% 4.24%
Pakistan % 0.449% 0.434% 0.436% 0.449% 0.455%
Russia % 4.74% 4.69% 4.51% 4.45% 4.40%
Sri Lanka % 0.052% 0.052% 0.051% 0.054% 0.054%
Tajikistan % 0.073% ... ... ... ... ... ...
Turkmenistan % 0.077% 0.078% 0.081% 0.084% 0.089%
USA % 21.2% 22.3% 20.2% 18.8% 17.4%